Effects from the pandemic and Ukraine war continue to reverberate through the global economy. Food and energy prices remain high, though prices for underlying commodities have lost upward momentum as economic fears rise. The Federal Reserve is poised to raise rates until it believes inflation has been tamed. Unfortunately, the risk of over- or under-doing it is high given that the lag time between action and reaction in monetary policy can be long.
Fresno Madera Farm Credit and CoBank Announce Donation to Central California Food Bank
September 17, 2021
Fresno Madera Farm Credit and CoBank announced today that they have made a $30,000 donation to Central California Food Bank's Feeding Families Fund Drive. The donation will provide more than 210,000 meals to residents of Central California during a year when the food bank has seen a 25% increase in need in our community.
Fresno Madera Farm Credit Management has been monitoring the advice of public officials, and the information that has been made available by our public health agencies. We have implemented a number of measures in order to participate in the area-wide effort to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus.